Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition

Targeting funding success

€280,000 Cash Prize Fund

Investor Ready Advice

Access to Networks

Early stage innovative companies need funding to help their business take flight. The Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition not only offers a total cash prize of €280,000, it helps companies get investor ready and introduces them to valuable networks.

This year’s Seedcorn competition is now closed for entries.

Thank you to everyone who has registered for the 2015 Seedcorn Investor Readiness competition. We have been overwhelmed with the response from SMEs across the island, North and South and are looking forward to a healthy competition again this year!

Seedcorn 2015 winners announced

Congratulations to Ocean Survivor who are this year's overall winners and Sirius XT who won Best overall Early Stage company.

Find out more about the winners
Seedcorn Winners 2015

Seedcorn 2015 winners, Sirius XT and Ocean Survivor

Timetable for 2015 Competition

Date Event
19 June Announcement of Shortlisted Companies and Invitations to Submit Full Business Plans
July and August Business Planning Workshops
4 September Closing date for receipt of Business Plans
7-25 September Assessment of Business Plans
25 September Announcement of Regional Finalists
October MasterClasses
November Announcement of Regional Winners
25 November Final Judging and Award Ceremony Dublin